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The point of the book is Rome, not people. So, unless one accepts the idea of the city as the main character, character is beside the point. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Stanford Mommaerts-Brown
I Am a fan of Steven Saylor I really enjoyed this novel and learned a lot about Ancient RomePublished 4 days ago by Lynne Roddy
If you are thinking of reading this book, please read Steven Saylor's companion book "Roma" first. Read morePublished 13 days ago by E Fehr
At times Saylor's writing can be a little stiff, but this novel of Rome rises above any criticism about style. Read morePublished 14 days ago by Susan Castledine
Mr. Saylor's Empire brought the character to life for me. I found his insights realistic and well formed. I enjoy his skill as a storyteller and giving deminsion to his character. Read morePublished 2 months ago by wilard schultz
Mr Saylor's Roman novels (including the addictive Sub Rosa stories featuring Gordianus the Finder) are some of the most entertaining and historically accurate fiction it has been... Read morePublished 4 months ago by CP
Rather dull and I couldn't read it. Flat. His other books were superb.Published 5 months ago by Paul H. Karrer
The first half of the book, yes. It is an interesting historical novel.The second is a sort of fairy tale with satyrs, tamed lions, love affairs with vestal virgins, disappearing... Read morePublished 5 months ago by paco